David Thom

David Thom

Associate Bermuda, Bermuda


  • Solicitor (England and Wales) - 2016
  • Registered Associate (Bermuda) - 2022

David is an Associate in Kennedys’ Bermuda office and a member of the commercial litigation team, handling commercial litigation matters including in relation to insurance, corporate, insolvency and trusts matters.

Prior to joining Kennedys, David practised for five years as a solicitor at a leading insurance law firm in the United Kingdom, during which time he gained extensive litigation experience, primarily acting in professional liability disputes and policy coverage matters.

Work highlights

  • Representing shareholder plaintiffs in the largest appraisal action to be brought in Bermuda to date.
  • Representing a firm of patent attorneys in a professional liability claim for over $1 billion concerning an unsuccessful appeal against revocation of a patent.
  • Representing a defendant firm of solicitors in a £120 million claim based upon allegedly negligent advice on credit documentation.